A stop at Dum Dum rock view point refreshes and rejuvenates the tired travelers. The view point is situated on the Batlakundu-Kodai Ghat road. A viewing tower is strategically constructed to get a spectacular view of the Manjalaaru Dam and Thalaiyur waterfalls.
Water spread at the foothills of the surrounding hills is serene and a great opportunity for photographers. On a clear day far away from in the hills you can see the Thalaiyur waterfalls also known as Rat Tail Falls. It is the highest waterfalls in Tamil Nadu and the third highest falls in India.It is believed that Lord Murugan used to spend some time here on his way to Palani.